Tag Archives: University of Vermont

DIT’s ‘Ripple Sense’ Wins 2017 Business Plan Competition

The NIBS Worldwide Business Plan Competition wrapped up this afternoon, on Day 2 of the NIBS Annual Conference.  This year’s finalists included teams from Dublin Institute of Technology (Ireland), the University of Vermont (USA), and Washburn University (USA). DIT took home the trophy and the €1,200 cash prize, with their proposal for Ripple Sense, an internet-based wireless water level and consumption monitor for […]

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FINALISTS ANNOUNCED FOR 2017 CASE COMPETITION

The finalists for the 2017 NIBS Worldwide Case Competition were announced today by host school Satakunta University of Applied Sciences.  The 16 teams are the top finishers in a qualifying round held in November. They now advance to Championship Week in Rauma, Finland in February. The successful teams are, in alphabetical order: Bishop’s University (Canada) Carleton University (Canada) Concordia […]

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Family Enterprise Case Competition

The Family Enterprise Case Competition (FECC) will take place January 10–14, 2017 at the University of Vermont’s Grossman School of Business.  A limited number of spots remain on a first-come, first-served basis.  For more information, please contact Dr. Pramodita Sharma or submit an expression of interest using the online form. The University of Vermont, in collaboration with the Family Firm Institute (FFI), also […]

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NIBS Worldwide Business Plan Competition. Registration Closes December 1.

Entrepreneurial vision. International focus. Extraordinary opportunity.